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Welcome to Asherville ...

Asherville is located in Mitchell County<1>.

Asherville is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Asherville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Asherville is within the (785) area code.

Adding Asherville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Asherville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Asherville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Asherville on a Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Asherville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Asherville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Asherville - they are located in Indiana and Missouri.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Asherville.

Communities near Asherville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Asherville.

  • Beloit [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beloit
    • Beloit [Mitchell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beloit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beloit<5>
  • Glasco [Cloud County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasco
    • Glasco [Cloud County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 455 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glasco have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former names for Glasco:
    • Dell Ray
    • Glasgow
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glasco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glasco<5>
  • Glen Elder [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Elder
    • Glen Elder [Mitchell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 423 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Elder have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Elder
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glen Elder<5>
  • Delphos [Ottawa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delphos
    • Delphos [Ottawa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 330 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delphos
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jamestown [Cloud County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Cloud County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Barnard [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnard
      • Barnard [Lincoln County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 63 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Barnard:
      • Nimrod
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnard
    • Randall [Jewell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randall
      • Randall [Jewell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randall
    • Scottsville [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
      • Scottsville [Mitchell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Scottsville:
      • Lulu
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Gilbert [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilbert
      • Gilbert [Mitchell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Asherville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
    • Macyville [Cloud County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macyville
      • Macyville [Cloud County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Asherville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macyville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Macyville:
      • Ten Mile

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asherville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Asherville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asherville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Asherville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asherville. See our Newspapers Page for Asherville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asherville ...

Looking for more information about Asherville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Asherville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Asherville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kansas

About Mitchell County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Asherville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Mitchell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asherville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asherville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Asherville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Asherville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asherville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4069, Longitude: -97.9778    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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